may have been a neighbor to
for several months now, but his purchase of an estate in Pacific Palisades for $15 million just appeared on the Multiple Listing Service after the first of the year.
Damon's contemporary three-level house features 35-foot vaulted mahogany ceilings, an atrium, a floating stairway, an office and a gym. Including staff quarters, there are seven bedrooms, 10 bathrooms and 13,508 square feet of living space. The more than a half-acre property includes a swimming pool, a basketball court and a five-car garage.
Damon, 42, co-wrote "Hunting" with Affleck and shared an Oscar for the screenplay in 1998. They became friends growing up in
, Mass. He stars in the current film
and the upcoming HBO biopic "Behind the Candelabra." He also starred in
(2010) and the Jason Bourne film trilogy (2002-7).
Fran Flanagan of Coldwell Banker's Pacific Palisades office and Susan Dishell-Abbott of Prudential's Brentwood office were the listing agents, according to the MLS.